Submit Data |  Help |  Video Tutorials |  News |  Publications |  FTP Download |  REST API |  Citing RGD |  Contact   

Ontology Browser

Term:
removal of superoxide radicals (GO:0019430)
Annotations: Rat: (19) Mouse: (17) Human: (20) Chinchilla: (14) Bonobo: (15) Dog: (17) Squirrel: (15) Pig: (18)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellular detoxification of hydrogen peroxide 
positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter in response to superoxide 
regulation of superoxide metabolic process +   
removal of superoxide radicals +   
Any process, acting at the cellular level, involved in removing superoxide radicals (O2-) from a cell or organism, e.g. by conversion to dioxygen (O2) and hydrogen peroxide (H2O2).
superoxide anion generation +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cellular detoxification of superoxide radicals ;   removal of O2- ;   removal of oxygen free radicals
Xrefs: MetaCyc:DETOX1-PWY
Definition Sources: GOC:jl

paths to the root

NHLBI Logo

RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.